Communicating the Political Act of Switching off the Light: Mediating Citizen Action through ‘Boundary Acts’ in the Earth Hour and Vote Earth Global Media Events

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationRethinking Climate Change Research : Clean Technology, Culture and Communication
EditorsPernille Almlund, Per Homann Jespersen, Søren Riis
Number of pages17
Place of PublicationFarnham
PublisherAshgate
Publication date2012
Pages263-278
Chapter4.3
ISBN (Print)978-1-4094-2866-4
Publication statusPublished - 2012
EventRUC Sunrise Triple C Conference: Climate – Change – Communication - Roskilde, Denmark
Duration: 20 Apr 201022 Apr 2010

Conference

ConferenceRUC Sunrise Triple C Conference: Climate – Change – Communication
CountryDenmark
CityRoskilde
Period20/04/201022/04/2010
SeriesAshgate Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice

Keywords

  • climate change
  • discourse
  • mediated action
  • media

Cite this

McIlvenny, P. (2012). Communicating the Political Act of Switching off the Light: Mediating Citizen Action through ‘Boundary Acts’ in the Earth Hour and Vote Earth Global Media Events. In P. Almlund, P. H. Jespersen, & S. Riis (Eds.), Rethinking Climate Change Research: Clean Technology, Culture and Communication (pp. 263-278). Ashgate. Ashgate Studies in Environmental Policy and Practice http://www.ashgate.com/isbn/9781409428664